Math 4600/6600 - Probability - Summer 2020

Instructor:
Akos Magyar                                                                         Location: Online (ZOOM)
Office: Boyd GSRC 604                                                                           Time: Tue/Th. 10-12, Wed. 11-12
Email: amagyar@uga.edu

Tetxbook: Probability, by Jim Pitman  (2015) pdf
Syllabus: I will cover most of Chapters 1-4 from the textbook.

Classes: Lectures will be given online through ZOOM. Lectures will be posted on this page and will be recorded.
Classes on Wednesday will be mostly Practice Sessions, devoted to discuss problems.

Midterm Exam I - Tuesday, June 23rd (10am-12pm)       Midterm Exam II - Tuesday, July 14th (10am-12pm)

Final Exam: July 30th, 12-4pm

Grades:   Midterms: 50%      Final: 50%

Grading Scale: A: 88-100 A-:85-87:  B+: 81-84 B: 76-80 B-: 72-75 C+: 68-71 C: 62-67 C-: 58-61 D: 56-60 F: 0-55

Class 1   Class 2  Practice 1   Class 3  Class 4   Practice 2  Class 5    Midterm I  Practice 3   Class 6    Class 7   Practice 4   Class 8

Class 9   Practice 5  Class 10   Midterm II  Practice 6  Class 11  Class 12  Practice 7  Class 13  Class 14   Class 15  Review  Final Exam

Homework:  Homework will be assigned weekly (it is suggested that you try extra problems of the book).
You do not have to turn in your assignments however the Midterm and Final problems will also be from and/or similar to the Homework!

Homework

Homework 1  (Chapter 1: Introduction)
1.1: 1,2,3,5,7   1.2: 1,2,3    1.3: 1,2,4,5,7,9     1.4:  2,3,5,6,9   1.5: 1,2,4,5,7   1.6: 1,3,5,6*ab

Homework 2
(Chapter 2: Repeated Trials and Sampling)

2.1: 1,3,4,7,8,10*    2.2:  2,4,5,8,10,13    2.4: 2,3,4,6     2.5:

Homework 3 (Chapter 3: Random Variables)

3.1: 2,3,7,11   3.2: 3,4,6,7, 17*a,b  3.3: 2,4,8abc,12,14,17*   3.4: 2,3,4,9,10    3.5: 3,6,10,14

Homework 4

(Chapter 4: Continuous Distributions)
4.1: 1,4,7   4.2: 1,3,5,6,11    4.4:  1,3,5   4.5: